Extension Presentations

NSTA 2021 – Buffalograss Establishment and Management

Buffalograss Establishment and Management: Myths and Misconceptions
Roch Gaussoin, Professor and Extension Turfgrass Specialist
Presentation for the Northern Seed Trade Association, 2021 Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado

Buffalograss $avings, TurfiNfo for the North Central US, University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Turf.unl.edu. August 10, 2017.

Addressing Misperceptions Regarding Buffalograss Tolerance to Sandy Soils, Traffic, and Shade. Keenan Amundsen, Luqi Li, Robert C. Shearman and Roch E. Gaussoin. International Turfgrass Society Research Journal, vol. 13. October 19, 2017.

Buffalograss Establishment with Preemergence Herbicides. Jack D. Fry, Roch E. Gaussoin, Dan D. Beran, Robert A. Masters. University of Nebraska–Lincoln, DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska–Lincoln. 1-1-1997

Bur Seeding Rate Effects on Turf-type Buffalograss Establishment. R.C. Shearman, H. Budak, S. Severmutlu, R.E. Gaussoin. HortTechnology, April-June 2005, 15(2).

Colorant Effects on Dormant Buffalograss Turf Performance. R.C. Shearman, L.A. Wit, S. Severmutlu, H. Budak, R.E. Gaussoin. HortTechnology, April-June 2005, 15(2).

Comparative Turfgrass Evapotranspiration Rates and Associated Plant Morphological Characteristics. K. S. Kirn and J. B. Beard. Crop Sci. 28:328-331 (1988).

Herbicide Tolerance of Buffalograss. Ryan M. Goss, John H. McCalla, Michael D. Richardson. Plant Management Network, 21 June 2006.

Nitrogen Phosphorus, and Potassium Effects on Seeded Buffalograss Establishment. Kevin Frank, Roch E. Gaussoin, Jack Fry, Michael Frost and James Baird. University of Nebraska–Lincoln, DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska–Lincoln. 1-1-2002.

Overseeding Buffalograss Turf with Fine-Leaved Fescues. Songul Severmutlu, Terrance P. Riordan, Robert C. Shearman, Roch E. Gaussoin and Lowell E. Moser. University of Nebraska–Lincoln, DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska–Lincoln. 2-23-2005.

Planting Depth Effect on Emergence and Morphology of Buffalograss Seedlings. Neil L. Heckman, Garald L. Horse and Roch E. Gaussoin. University of Nebraska–Lincoln, DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska–Lincoln. 1-1-2002.

2020

Understanding Plant Health and Plant Health Products

How's and Why's (or Why Not) of Dormant Seeding (PDF, 1.1MB) – Matt Sousek and Luqi Li

Understanding Plant Health and Plant Health Products(PDF, 2.5MB) – Bill Kreuser

Why Turf Dies in Nebraska

Why Turf Dies in Nebraska & Buffalograss Potential (PDF, 459KB) – Keenan Amundsen

Modeling PGR Metabolism with GDD

Modeling PGR Metabolism with GDD (PDF, 940KB) – Bill Kreuser

Precise PGR applications on greens (PDF, 1.9MB) – Bill Kreuser

PGR GDD Tracker Excel Program (XLS file, 244KB) – Bill Kreuser

Additional Conference Presentations

PPGCSA2019

Golf Green Rootzone Organic Matter Management

Golf Green Rootzone Organic Matter Management (PDF, 2.9MB) – Roch Gaussoin

Carolinas GCSA Conference, Myrtle Beach, SC

Plant Growth Regulators for Fine Turf

Plant Growth Regulators for Fine Turf: Cool-Season (PDF, 2.71MG) – Bill Kreuser

AGCSA - 2016 Property Manager's Conference

Golf Greens: Core Vs. No Core

Golf Greens: Core Vs. No Core (PDF, 28 KB) – Roch Gaussoin

Organic Matter Management

Organic Matter Management (PDF, 3 MB) – Roch Gaussoin

New England Regional Turf Conference, Providence, RI

Sure-Fire Ways to Increase Plant Health

Sure-Fire Ways to Increase Plant Health (PDF, 10.4KB) – Bill Kreuser

New England Regional Turf Conference, Providence, RII

Sure-Fire Ways to Increase Plant Health

If organic is good, why am I tearing up my greens to get rid of it? (PDF, 2MB) – Roch Gaussoin

Characterization, Development, and Management of Organic Matter in Turfgrass Systems (PDF, 990KB) – Roch Gaussoin, William Berndt, Colm Dockrell, Rhae Drijber

Cultivation Effects on Organic Matter Concentration and Infiltration Rates of Two Creeping Bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera L.) Putting Greens (PDF, 552KB) – Charles Schmid, Roch Gaussoin, Robert Shearman, Martha Mamo, and Charles Wortmann

Organic Matter Concentration of Creeping Bentgrass Putting Greens in the Continental U.S. and Resident Management Impact (PDF, 502KB) – Charles Schmid, Roch Gaussoin, and Sarah Gaussoin

Gateway Conference, Collinsville, IL

Turfgrass Agronomics

Turfgrass Agronomics: Fact or Fiction (PDF, 674KB) – Zac Reicher

Successful fairway renovation/establishment

Successful fairway renovation/establishment (PDF, 1.1MG) – Zac Reicher

John Deere University, Omaha

Is annual bluegrass control practical?

Is annual bluegrass control practical? (PDF, 1.9MG) – Zac Reicher

Nebraska Turfgrass Conference

Turfgrass Agronomics

Herbicide Update (PDF, 601KB) – Zac Reicher

Successful fairway renovation/establishment

Turf essentials: Lawn weed control (PDF, 3.3MB) – Zac Reicher

Rocky Mountain Regional Turf Foundation Conference

Ryan Lawn and Tree Spring Meeting

Maximizing Seeding Success

Maximizing Seeding Success (PDF, 928KB) – Zac Reicher